COVD-19 update: essential ESR public health, environment, food safety, and forensic science services continue. If you are an existing ESR customer, please get in touch with the ESR staff member you're usually in contact with for specific updates.
Find out more about ESR's role in supporting the Aotearoa COVID-19 response here | View the NZ COVID-19 Dashboard here
An introduction to the people that make up ESR's Board of Directors.
Our people are the backbone of our organisation. Read about our leaders, scientists and our Board.
ESR undertakes a range of research that both informs our work and helps solve our clients' problems. To read examples of the research we have undertaken, sortable by science discipline, read the case studies below.
Antimicrobial resistance is the broader term for resistance in different types of microorganisms (eg, bacteria, viruses, parasites or fungi). It encompasses resistance to antibacterial, antiviral, antiparasitic and antifungal drugs.